Mission Statement

Our core purpose is to pursue all charitable objectives calculated to benefit the local and Asian community and, in particular, young members of the BME community.


Young Asian Voices (YAV) believes in working for the equality of opportunity and social justice for all the people residing in the City of Sunderland, irrespective of race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexual orientation and cultural background.




This Young Asian Voices website is multi-screen friendly, i.e. it can be viewed on PCs, mobile phones , iPads, tablets and smart TVs – all at different resolutions and aspect ratios.




Our postal address is:
Young Asian Voices Youth Project (YAV)New YAV logo
20 Villiers Street

Our office telephone number is:
0191 567 0111

Our main contact person is:
Kamareswaradas Ramanathas (Ram),
Project Manager:
07917 003 828

Our email address is:

YAV creative group
Many activities take place at YAV for a wide variety of young people.






This website is hosted on a ‘green’ webserver.

In other words the carbon emissions generated are offset by planting trees which in turn absorb carbon dioxide through photosynthesis. If you want to be scientific about this you can confirm its status by clicking on the green symbol below.